Martinez Sosa, PhD
Maricha Martinez Sosa is a researcher, educator, and entrepreneur from the Dominican Republic. With more than 15 years of experience in visual and written communication, she focuses on digital communication, culture, education, sustainable development, and innovation. Founder of Umami Creadores, Quemashago.com, and Cultoural.com. Bachelor in Graphic Design with a Master's Degree in Advertising, she has postgraduate studies in Higher Education and a Ph.D. in Communication and Cultural Industries from the Universitat Politècnica de València (Spain).
During her academic and professional career, she has received several awards and recognitions such as the Epifanio Lantigua National Touristic Journalism Award of the Dominican Republic (2021 / 2019) and the Young Leaders of the Americas Initiative - YLAI Professional Fellowship from the Department of State of the United States of America (2016).
What I Do
Maricha is very creative and at the same time pragmatic and oriented to results. Always ready to learn and go further, she loves challenges. Her commitment with the client and the team is complete. She knows how to make the most of each single situation. She transforms threats into interesting opportunities to deliver value.
Maricha is a person with an exquisite sense of cooperation, but above all she is extremely responsible and proactive. Her determination, her strength and her overwhelming personality are her own trademarks. Super intelligent and dedicated. She is an excellent human being and working with her is very rewarding.
I am well aware of the dedication of this great professional, her personal capacity and her sense of responsibility that surely shows her aptitude as a professional in the Advertising Communication and Marketing sector.
I discovered Maricha’s incredible course facilitation skills and radiant personality. I saw her teach complex problems with ease, grace, and great wit. Maricha is a born teacher and facilitator.